Month: April 2017

Lack Of Resources Or Excessive Workload Is No Defense For “Medical Negligence”: British Medical Journal (BMJ) Reports

Leaders of the Indian Medical Association (IMA) have frequently claimed that lack of adequate infrastructure and too much workload in Indian hospitals and nursing homes are responsible for doctors committing more mistakes and medical malpractice. Top international medical journal, British Medical Journal (BMJ), has categorically undermined any such notions as BMJ in a report published …

British Medical Journal (BMJ) Reports on Corruption In MCI, Calls For Complete Overhaul of World Medical Association (WMA) For Selecting Disgraced Dr. Ketan Desai as WMA President

In an unprecedented move exposing the deep-rooted corruption inside the Medical Council of India (MCI) and Indian Medical Association (IMA) that seemingly worked together to put Dr. Ketan Desai, perhaps the most notorious and corrupt doctor in Indian medical history, to the coveted post of president of World Medical Association (WMA), an unprecedented editorial published …

Criminal Case For Bribery Against Dr. Ketan Desai Is Delayed Again As Co-accused Takes Foreign Trip

Disgraced ex-MCI president, Dr. Ketan Desai, was caught red-handed by the CBI on 22nd April, 2010 for taking a huge bribe from a private medical college allegedly in exchange of granting MCI recognition to admit MBBS students. Seven years later, criminal trial against Dr. Desai is still delayed on one ground or another as Desai …

Physical Attacks On Doctors And “Doctors’ Strike” – Two Wrongs Can Never Make One Right

Lately, Indian Medical Association (IMA), largest doctors’ club and other doctors’ groups across India have started strong movements by crippling hospital services through “doctors’ strike” to protest against physical assaults on doctors and hospital services causing endless pain and suffering for countless innocent patients. The powerful medical lobbies have also exerted pressure on state and …